by Anonymous / Unidentified Author and sometimes misattributed to William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)
Translation by Ludwig Wilhelm Friedrich Seeger (1810 - 1864)

For bonny sweet Robin is all my joy
Language: English 
Available translation(s): FRE
For bonny sweet Robin is all my joy.

About the headline (FAQ)

These words are sung by Ophelia in Shakespeare's play Hamlet, Act IV, Scene 5, but they are probably not by Shakespeare.


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Mein lieb gut Hänschen ist all meine...
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the English 
Available translation(s): ENG
Mein lieb gut Hänschen ist all meine Freud.--

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with L. Seeger, Hamlet, in: Shakespeare in deutscher Übersetzung, Seibenter Band, Leipzig: Bibliographisches Institut, [1867-68], pages 149.


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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , subtitle: "All my joy", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2019-07-24
Line count: 1
Word count: 8